Position Title: Box Office Associate
Part Time (Hourly, Non-exempt), 20-25 hours/week, $12 an hour
Reports to: Box Office Manager
Schedule: Must be available to work primarily evenings and weekends, some daytime shifts will be required.
About the Jungle: The Jungle Theater, located in the diverse Lyn-Lake neighborhood of Minneapolis, is one of the country’s most dynamic theaters, renowned for its imaginative productions and intimate setting. Since its founding in 1991, the Jungle has been a flagship example of the transformative power of the performing arts, playing a vital, continuing role in the economic, social and cultural life of its neighborhood. Under the direction of Artistic Director Sarah Rasmussen, now in her fourth season, the Jungle is focusing on new work, including world premiere commissions, and is deeply dedicated to gender parity and inclusive representation onstage and behind the scenes.
Position Purpose: This position enhances the Jungle Theater patron’s theater experience, by providing customer service in alignment with the Jungle’s mission and values. When the theater is lit, this position is responsible for working in the box office primarily during evening and weekend performances, acting as point person for incidents occurring in the house, as well as supervising a few volunteers. When the theater is dark this person supports the box office in the daytime.
Good work ethic, high standards, discretion, maturity, and composure, especially when under pressure.
Exemplary customer service and phone skills, database management, and money management.
Ability to identify, evaluate, investigate and offer alternative solutions to problems.
Comfortable quickly switching back and forth between tasks on an ongoing basis.
Skilled with basic math, Microsoft Office, ticketing software experience.
Must be over 21 years of age.
Knowledge of hospitality or theater environment a plus.
This position is required to stand and walk for extended periods of time and may need to lift up to 30 pounds.
How to Apply
To apply send cover letter and resume to email@example.com.
The Jungle Theater is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Applicants of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.